Muhammad Ali – American Professional Boxer

Muhammad Ali, the name needs no introduction. Muhammad Ali was one of the legendary boxers who won 3 times World Heavyweight Championship. He was only one who made this world

NameMuhammad Ali
Date of BirthJanuary 17, 1942, Louisville, Kentucky, United States
ParentsOdessa Grady Clay,Cassius Marcellus Clay Sr.
SiblingsRahman Ali
EducationCentral High School
SpouseLonnie Ali,Veronica Porché Ali,Khalilah Ali,Sonji Roi
ChildernLaila Ali, Rasheda Ali, Asaad Amin, Maryum Ali, Hana Ali, Jamillah Ali, Khaliah Ali, Miya Ali, Muhammad Ali Jr.
Net worth$80 Million

record. He got a title of North American Boxing Federation Champion. He got Olympic gold medal.

Childhood of a Great Boxermuhammad-ali-childhood-photo

Muhammad Ali or Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. was born on 17th January 1942 in Louisville, Kentucky. His father was Cassius Marcellus Clay. Sr. and mother was Odessa Grady Clay.

Carrer Oriented from Childhood & Early Lifemuhammed-ali-boxing-at-11

He started to take boxing training when he was 12. He was under the training of Chuck Bodak and he was very dedicated to his training and passionate about his boxing.18-he-had-won-2-golden-gloves-titles

When he was 18, he had won 2 Golden Gloves titles, Amateur Athletic Union National Title and Light Heavyweight Gold medal in Summer Olympics

Ali had possessed unique boxing style that made him exceptional among other boxers. He was very quick with his response that he never needed to protect his face or duck with hands and was ever ready to punch back his competitors.

Career & Goals of Muhammad Ali

Ali’s professional career started in 1960. He won 29 matches till 1967. In 1964, 25th of February, he won World Heavyweight championship as the youngest boxer and made a world record. During this period he changed his name Cassius Marcellus Clay to Muhammad Ali.muhammad-ali-with-the-world-heavyweight-championship

His Heavyweight boxing title, as well as his boxing license, was snatched as he rejected serving US army for Vietnam War. Even he was charged with 5 years imprisonment. Though he had appealed against it to US Supreme court and he was able to come out of the action before 3 and ½ years.heavyweight-champion-muhammad-ali

Ali came back in the boxing ring but he lacked his energy. He won 3 rounds against JerryQuarry, but he was unable to win the Heavyweight title against Joe Frazier. In 1974, he came back with a bang and defeated Joe Frazier with tough competition.muhammad-ali-in-news

He regained his Heavyweight title in 1974 defeating George Foreman. Then he got his defeat by a newcomer Leon Spinks. His defect shocked his audiences. He admitted his fault and again he won the Heavyweight title in a rematch. He was the first boxing sensation to win three times Heavyweight title.

He announced his retirement after this match.

After his retirement, he did fight few matches for money. Though, his ailing health did not permit him to fight more. He was undergoing Parkinson syndrome in the year 1984.

Achievement & Awards  of Aliclinton-honored-muhammad-ali-will-the-second-highest-civilian-award

The man of boxing was also renowned for his taunting and ridiculing behavior towards his opponents. Though, when he was in the ring, his every negative trait blew away by his super performance.

He was endowed by several titles, The Greatest Fighter of the Year, Sportsman of the Year, Sportsman of the Century (1999) and Sports Personality of the Century.sportsman-of-the-century-award

President George W. Bush awarded him with Presidential Citizens Medal and Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2005.

He got the International Boxing Hall of Fame.

The never dying boxing spirit passed away on 3rd June 2016.

Personal & Family Life of Muhammad Alimuhammad-ali-with-first-wife-sonji-roi


He was married for 4 times and he had 9 children including 7 daughters and 2 sons.muhammad-ali-with-third-wife-veronica-ali


He had changed his name when he joined Nation of Islam and he afterward transformed into Sunni Islam in 1975.

Muhammad ali quotesHe who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.
Muhammad ali net worth$80 Million
Muhammad ali daughterLaila Ali, Rasheda Ali, Asaad Amin, Maryum Ali, Hana Ali, Jamillah Ali, Khaliah Ali, Miya Ali
Muhammad ali birthdayJanuary 17, 1942
Muhammad ali height1.91 m
Muhammad ali last fightAli's last fight against Trevor Berbick in 1981
Muhammad ali age74
when did Muhammad ali dieJune 3, 2016
Muhammad ali real nameCassius Marcellus Clay, Jr.
Muhammad ali weight107 kg
Muhammad ali fightsAli beats Sonny Liston, Ali beats Ernie Terrell, Ali loses to Joe Frazier, Ali beats George Foreman
Muhammad ali factsAmerican professional boxer and activist
Muhammad ali wiki
Muhammad ali interview
Muhammad ali healthLegendary boxer Muhammad Ali died at the age of 74
Muhammad ali religionSunni Islam
when did Muhammad ali dieJune 3, 2016
Muhammad ali deathJune 3, 2016, Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
is Muhammad ali deadYes

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